Snowstorm movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant snowstorm movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspenseful, serious, captivating, psychological, tense and realistic films and TV shows about / with snowstorm, snow, winter, survival, blizzard, suspense, danger, death, corpse and blood plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Comedy genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
snowstorm movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as snowstorm: Whiteout (2009), The Shining (1980), No Exit (2022), Edge of Winter (2016), Age of Ice (2014), Trapped (2015), Osso Bucco (2008), The Ice Road (2021), Wind River (2017), Far North (2007).

List of snowstorm movies

Snowbound: The Jim and Jennifer Stolpa Story (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Two thousand miles from home, Jim and Jennifer Stolpa (with baby Clayton) lose their way and are stranded in an endless wilderness of deep snow, battling for survival against the elements. Using only meager supplies and resourcefulness, the young ...
Style: psychological, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: snowstorm, survival, rescue, wilderness, disaster, frostbite, hypothermia, babies and infants, confined, heroes, escapades, family life ...
Time: 90s
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Whiteout (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The only U.S. Marshal assigned to Antarctica, Carrie Stetko will soon leave the harsh environment behind for good – in three days, the sun will set and the Amundsen-Scott Research Station will shut down for the long winter. When a body is ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, intense, serious, harsh ...
Plot: investigation, suspense, murder, uncover truth, isolation, military base, twists and turns, plane crash, winter, corpse, serial killer, doctor ...
Time: 50s, year 1957, 21st century
Place: antarctica, south pole
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The Shining (1980)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 146 min.
Story: Jack Torrance accepts a caretaker job at the Overlook Hotel, where he, along with his wife Wendy and their son Danny, must live isolated from the rest of the world for the winter. But they aren't prepared for the madness that lurks within.
Style: psychological, scary, atmospheric, disturbing, psychedelic ...
Plot: isolation, hotel, insanity, ghost, psychopath, supernatural, suspense, snow, imaginary friend, evil, winter, caretaker ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 1920s, 70s
Place: colorado, denver colorado, usa, florida, miami ...
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No Exit (2022)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Stranded at a rest stop in the mountains during a blizzard, a recovering addict discovers a kidnapped child hidden in a car belonging to one of the people inside the building which sets her on a terrifying struggle to identify who among them is the ...
Style: disturbing, captivating, psychological, slasher, dark
Plot: snow, winter, suspense, isolation, kidnapping, trapped, escape, snowstorm, threat, trap, runaway, kidnapped child ...
Place: sacramento california
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Edge of Winter (2016)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When two brothers are stranded by a brutal winter storm with an unpredictable father they barely know, the boys begin to suspect their supposed protector may be their biggest threat.
Style: tense, suspenseful, exciting, psychological thriller
Plot: winter, brother brother relationship, wilderness, cold weather, stranded, suspense, father son relationship, mentally unstable, divorced parents, child in peril, survival, parent child relationship ...
Place: ontario canada, canada
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Age of Ice (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Massive earthquakes open the Arabian tectonic plate, resulting in unstable weather and freezing temperatures that will be unsurvivable by nightfall. Attempting to reach safety, a vacationing family in Egypt must battle the rapidly cooling ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, tense, captivating, serious
Plot: climate change, pyramid, earthquake, race against time, snow, forces of nature, escapades, disaster, natural disaster, apocalypse, suspense, winter ...
Time: 21st century
Place: egypt, middle east, cairo egypt
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Trapped (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Iceland, Denmark, Finland, Sweden, Norway, Germany, France, UK
Duration: 60 min.
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Story: As a ferry carrying 300 passengers from Denmark pulls into an Icelandic town’s small port, heavy snow begins to fall. The ferry can’t leave until the storm passes and the main road into town is impassable. A mutilated and dismembered body washes ...
Style: atmospheric, scenic, enigmatic, bleak, dark ...
Plot: murder investigation, police, murder, small town, police officer, coastal town, investigation, ex wife, voodoo, winter, police investigation, supernatural ...
Place: iceland
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Osso Bucco (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Trapped in his favorite restaurant during the worst snow storm in Chicago history, Jelly Dinotto, a lovable, misfit mobster, has one night to escape the family business and win the heart of Megan the woman of his dreams. The problem? Jelly and his ...
Style: humorous, captivating, light, atmospheric, realistic ...
Plot: restaurant, family business, isolation, gangsters, food, trapped, snowstorm, police detective, fall in love, moral dilemma, cooking and food, misfit ...
Time: 21st century
Place: italy, chicago illinois
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The Ice Road (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 109 min.
Story: After a remote diamond mine collapses in far northern Canada, an ice road driver must lead an impossible rescue mission over a frozen ocean to save the trapped miners.
Style: captivating, tense, suspenseful, serious, dramatic ...
Plot: cold, mine, suspense, truck driver, avalanche, rescue, mission, ice, self sacrifice, life risking, struggle for survival, snow ...
Time: 2020s
Place: canada, north dakota
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Wind River (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller, Western
Country: USA, UK, France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: An FBI agent teams with the town's veteran game tracker to investigate a murder that occurred on a Native American reservation.
Style: suspenseful, surprise ending, neo noir, bleak, sentimental ...
Plot: investigation, murder, suspense, fbi, rape, murder investigation, native american reservation, winter, violence, snow, fbi agent, hunter ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: wyoming, usa
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Far North (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A soldier's unexpected arrival affects two women's simple existence.
Style: psychological, captivating, suspenseful, atmospheric, realistic ...
Plot: hunting, survival, mother daughter relationship, eskimo indian, isolation, arctic, curse, dog sled, love triangle, betrayal, life turned upside down, haunted by the past ...
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Misery (1990)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Novelist Paul Sheldon crashes his car on a snowy Colorado road. He is found by Annie Wilkes, the "number one fan" of Paul's heroine Misery Chastaine. Annie is also somewhat unstable, and Paul finds himself crippled, drugged and at her ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, suspenseful, scary, tense ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: insanity, obsession, psychopath, loneliness, snow, kidnapping, hostage, female psychopath, isolation, obsessed fan, torture, rage ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s
Place: colorado, usa
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The Thing (1982)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Scientists in the Antarctic are confronted by a shape-shifting alien that assumes the appearance of the people it kills.
Style: scary, suspenseful, disturbing, atmospheric, tense ...
Audience: manly, boys' night
Plot: monster, alien, survival, isolation, fear, paranoia, creature, supernatural, snow, suspense, scientist, death ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1982
Place: antarctica, south pole
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Christmas Inheritance (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: To inherit her father's company, socialite Ellen must first visit his small hometown, where she learns the value of hard work and helping others.
Style: humorous, captivating, entertaining, feel good, light
Audience: chick flick
Plot: christmas, true love, inheritance, snowstorm, fish out of water, father daughter relationship, small town, love, snow, two suitors, accident, deception ...
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Cold Pursuit (2019)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Norway, China, Canada, USA, France
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Nels Coxman's quiet life comes crashing down when his beloved son dies under mysterious circumstances. His search for the truth soon becomes a quest for revenge as he seeks coldblooded justice against a drug lord and his inner circle.
Style: harsh, semi serious, suspenseful, perverse, feel good ...
Plot: revenge, skiing, one man army, winter, snow, vigilantism, drug cartel, life turned upside down, drug dealer, vigilante, hate, anger ...
Time: 2010s
Place: colorado, usa, denver colorado
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Centigrade (2020)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A young American couple travel to the arctic mountains of Norway. After pulling over during a snowstorm, they wake up trapped in their SUV, buried underneath layers of snow and ice.
Style: tense, captivating, realistic, psychological thriller
Plot: stranded, trapped, backwoods, suspense, snow, couples, argument, birth, blizzard, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, fear, pregnant woman ...
Time: year 2002
Place: norway
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Infinite Storm (2022)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, Poland, Australia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: One woman's journey for self-discovery and turns into a harrowing tale of survival.
Style: psychological
Plot: survival, mountain, wilderness, blizzard, rescue, suspense, monster, near death experience, traumatic past, female protagonist, rescue attempt, stranded ...
Place: new hampshire
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Arctic (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Iceland
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A man stranded in the Arctic is finally about to receive his long awaited rescue. However, after a tragic accident, his opportunity is lost and he must then decide whether to remain in the relative safety of his camp or embark on a deadly trek ...
Style: touching, disturbing, uplifting, inspirational, captivating ...
Audience: chick flick, date night, boys' night
Plot: survival, arctic, helicopter crash, snow, stranded, man versus nature, polar bear, suspense, fish, ice, very little dialogue, struggle for survival ...
Time: 21st century
Place: antarctica
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Snowpiercer (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: South Korea, Czech Republic
Duration: 126 min.
Story: In a future where a failed global-warming experiment kills off most life on the planet, a class system evolves aboard the Snowpiercer, a train that travels around the globe via a perpetual-motion engine.
Style: thought provoking, allegory, tense, suspenseful, futuristic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: post apocalypse, train, distopia, survival, future dystopia, revolution, rebellion, social differences, winter, class struggle, society, snow ...
Time: future, near future, 2030s, year 2014, 2010s ...
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Groundhog Day (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A narcissistic TV weatherman, along with his attractive-but-distant producer and mawkish cameraman, is sent to report on Groundhog Day in the small town of Punxsutawney, where he finds himself repeating the same day over and over.
Style: feel good, philosophical, romantic, humorous, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, kids, chick flick, teens, family outing
Plot: time loop, existentialism, small town, time travel, time warp, life philosophy, groundhog day, love, redemption, repeated event, fall in love, hopes ...
Time: future, 20th century, 90s
Place: pennsylvania, usa, pittsburgh
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The Hateful Eight (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 168 min.
Story: Bounty hunters seek shelter from a raging blizzard and get caught up in a plot of betrayal and deception.
Style: stylized, captivating, bloody, talky, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bounty hunter, murder, gang, stagecoach, winter, dark humor, brutality, snow, twists and turns, criminal, revenge, old west ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
Place: wyoming, usa
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In the Forests of Siberia (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Fed up with the hectic, senseless world he lives in, Teddy decides to settle down alone in Siberia, in the midst of winter, in a hut by the shore of Lake Baikal. After an initial period of elation in front of the splendor and magic of unspoiled ...
Style: psychological, captivating, disturbing, thought provoking
Plot: nature, solitude, friendship, loneliness, saving a life, food, poacher, lake, survival, rescue, isolation, human nature ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: siberia
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Cliffhanger (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, Italy, France, Japan
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A year after losing his friend in a tragic 4,000-foot fall, former ranger Gabe Walker and his partner, Hal, are called to return to the same peak to rescue a group of stranded climbers, only to learn the climbers are actually thieving hijackers who ...
Style: serious, intense, exciting, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: girls' night, boys' night, adult
Plot: heist, climbing, rocky mountains, mountain climbing, mountain, rock climbing, rescue, hostage, villain, suspense, wilderness, survival ...
Time: 20th century, future, 80s, 90s
Place: colorado
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Prep & Landing (2009)
Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Wayne gets a new rookie partner, Lanny, after his previous partner got the promotion he wanted. Lanny has to remind Wayne of the Spirit of Christmas and the importance of being an elf in Santa's Prep and Landing elite unit.
Style: not serious, feel good, humorous, exciting, 3d animation ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: christmas, holiday, workplace, rookie, partners, escapades, workplace situations, partnership, disney, job promotion, snowstorm, hopes ...
Time: 21st century
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Christmas in Evergreen (2017)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Allie, a veterinarian in Evergreen, reluctantly will spend Christmas with her long-distance boyfriend. Bound for the airport, she has engine trouble, and Ryan, headed to Florida with his daughter Zoe, stops to help. Sure they won’t meet again, ...
Style: touching, sincere, disturbing, sweet, light
Audience: boys' night, family outing, chick flick
Plot: christmas, festival, holiday, love, winter, friendship, escapades, society, love affair, love and romance, snow, small town ...
Place: washington d.c., new england, canada, vermont
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That Time of Year (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Denmark
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The film is about how to survive a Christmas eve with siblings, spouses, children, grandmothers and…dogs!
Plot: christmas, teenage daughter, snowstorm, writers, wine, stress, christmas eve, sister sister relationship, priest, pregnancy, family conflict, family relations ...
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Bloody New Year (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Five shipwrecked English teenagers take refuge in an island hotel that is decorated for New Years. The problem is, it's early summer, and soon enough, even the walls themselves are striking out against them…
Style: slasher, sexy, campy, semi serious, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hotel, island, zombie, new year's eve, ghost, christmas, survival, air disaster, killings, teenager, new year, boat ...
Time: 50s
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Shoot to Kill (1988)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: When a cunning murderer vanishes into the rugged mountains of the Pacific Northwest, pursuing FBI agent Warren Stantin must exchange familiar city streets for unknown wilderness trails. Completely out of his element, Stantin is forced to enlist the ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, intense, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, murder, investigation, wilderness, mountain, chase, fbi, on the run, survival, kidnapping, hostage, conspiracy ...
Time: 80s
Place: canada, san francisco, vancouver
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Lapland Odyssey (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Finland, Sweden, Ireland
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Lapland Odyssey is a comedy about Janne, a man from Lapland in northern Finland, a man who has made a career out of living on welfare. Inari, his girlfriend, is tired of Janne's incapability of getting a grip on life, Janne wasn't even ...
Style: humorous, light, intense, entertaining, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: teens, date night, boys' night
Plot: friendship, self discovery, lapland, ultimatum, on the road, youth, obsessive quest, adolescence vs adulthood, taxi driver, nothing goes right, escapades, male nudity ...
Time: 21st century
Place: finland, europe, eastern europe, new jersey
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Lost Holiday: The Jim & Suzanne Shemwell Story (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In Idaho, an estranged couple are trapped in a blizzard while on vacation just before Christmas.
Style: serious, realistic, touching, captivating
Plot: christmas, survival, wilderness, stranded, search and rescue, husband wife relationship, escapades, hopes, couple relations, estrangement, forces of nature, against the odds ...
Time: 2000s, year 2003, 21st century
Place: idaho
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